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Il trovatore - 19 November 1964 Evening 

Opera: Performance details

Company: Covent Garden Opera Company
Venue: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London
Performance status: Original season
Conductor Carlo Maria Giulini
Chorus Master Douglas Robinson
Leader Charles Taylor
Cast
Ferrando
an old retainer of the Count di Luna
Joseph Rouleau
Leonora
a lady-in-waiting to the Queen of Aragon
Gwyneth Jones
Inez
another lady in waiting
Elizabeth Bainbridge
The Count di Luna
commander of the Royal Army of Aragon
Peter Glossop
Manrico
a troubadour, supposed son of Azucena
Bruno Prevedi
Azucena
an old gipsy woman
Giulietta Simionato
An Old Gipsy William Clothier
A Messenger Handel Owen
Ruiz
Manrico's retainer
John Dobson
Followers of Count di Luna and of Manrico; Gaoler, Soldiers, Nuns, Gypsies. The Covent Garden Opera Chorus
Children from Edith Cavell Secondary School
The Covent Garden Orchestra
Language: Italian
Event: Covent Garden Opera Company Gala performance of 'Il trovatore' 19 November 1964
Information source: Royal Opera House programme for 19 November 1964 (in Royal Opera House Collections)